Underwriter - Environmental

Dallas, Texas (US)
Competitive Salary + Benefits
Sep 22, 2016
Nov 21, 2016
Environmental Underwriting
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Not Specified


Within authority, the incumbent will manage assigned brokers to underwrite and process environmental and/or casualty lines for the Environmental Services Industry and/or Environmental lines for any industry segment.


  • Work with assigned brokers to underwrite Pollution, Professional Liability, General Liability, Automobile, Worker Compensation and Excess lines focused on the Environmental industry.
  • Visit existing and potential new brokers to discuss our products and procedures such as; underwriting appetite, premium collection policy, profitability issues, pricing and coverage issues.
  • Possess the capability to handle all lines of business and all types of rating programs
  • Capable of looking beyond individual account transactions; managing a book of business to achieve new business, renewal retention and ROE objectives in support of the Division.
  • Handle all aspects of processing the Broker accounts.
  • Perform financial analysis on the audited/reviewed financials or other financial information of insures using appropriate tools.
  • Create and solicit renewal applications from the broker after reviewing the expiring policy and loss information.
  • Underwrite endorsement requests from brokers and sign-off where required.
  • May assist other underwriters in processing renewals, new business and endorsements.
  • Serve as a top underwriting resource.
  • Provide professional development knowledge and insight to less experienced staff members.
  • May help train new underwriters and provide coaching.
  • As needed, assist the Assistant Vice President or other Senior Managers in any assigned marketing, administrative or technical training issues.


  • Bachelor’s degree (Prefer in Risk Management or Environmental Sciences)
  • 10+ years of commercial underwriting experience as well as multi-line rating experience.
  • CPCU designation preferred.
  • Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated excellence in Customer Service.
  • Capable of working in a “paperless” work environment.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, Spreadsheets, PowerPoint and email systems.
  • Be self-reliant & motivated.
  • Experience with utilizing available tools in risk selection, pricing and account management.